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German Content Curator (Pedagogy)

Our mission at Duolingo is to develop the best education in the world and make it universally available. But we’ve got more left to do — and that's where you come in!

Use your expertise in reviewing and adapting course content in our German course to help improve how millions of people learn languages on Duolingo!

Duolingo is looking for a skilled and experienced content adapter and expert in the German language who has full professional proficiency in German, strong working proficiency in English, and experience writing and/or translating content for language learning materials.

This is a temporary freelance position (no benefits included). All work will be conducted remotely and hours are flexible.

  • You Will...

    • Help adapt German language learning materials to meet the needs of second language learners.

    • Review German teaching materials for spelling, grammar, style, consistency, and natural language use.

    • Use your German teaching/translation expertise and strong attention to detail to ensure high-quality course content for learners of German.

  • You Have...

    • Full professional proficiency in German.

    • Strong working proficiency in English.

    • B.A. in German, translation, linguistics, or other relevant field.

    • Experience reviewing, translating, and/or writing content for German language learning materials/curricula.

    • Exceptional attention to detail.

    • Basic computer skills (Google Docs, Google Sheets).

    • Excellent interpersonal communication and organizational skills.

    • Ability to work at least 20 hours a week.

  • Exceptional Candidates Will Have...

    • Experience teaching German as a second language or creating language learning materials/curricula.

    • Familiarity with the Common European Framework of Reference for Language (CEFR).

    • Previous experience eliciting high-quality AI-generated (pedagogical) content.

    • Creative writing skills.

Applications must be submitted in English.

About Duolingo:

Duolingo is the most popular language-learning application in the world, with over 500 million users and over half a billion exercises completed daily. Beyond our core learning product, we also offer English proficiency testing with the Duolingo English Test, and are bringing new subjects into the Duolingo app, where people can develop their Math and Music skills.

We are passionate about educating our users, making fact-based decisions, and finding innovative solutions to complex problems. We offer meaningful work, limitless learning opportunities, and collaboration with world-class minds. Come brighten your life and over half a billion more!

Duolingo is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

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